What To Eat After Getting Your Teeth Whitened

Teeth whitening is one of the most popular cosmetic dental procedures. Your tooth enamel gradually dulls and develops a yellow tint over time due to the foods and beverages you consume as well as a general thinning of the enamel due to age. Professional whitening treatments can remove stains and whiten your teeth to give you a brighter smile. 

After whitening treatment you want to keep your teeth looking white for as long as possible, but eating and drinking certain things may ruin your results. Your teeth may also be a little extra sensitive. Here’s what to eat after getting your teeth whitened and what not to eat. 

Foods and Beverages That Are Safe After Teeth Whitening 

The following foods and beverages are best after teeth whitening to keep your teeth looking white: 



You probably noticed a color theme with these foods and beverages. Anything white is good to eat or drink if you want to maintain your results. 

Foods and Beverages to Avoid 

It is best to avoid the following foods and beverages if you want to maintain your teeth whitening results: 



Some foods and beverages contain natural teeth staining ingredients, but artificial coloring is even more likely to stain your teeth. Extremely hot or cold foods and beverages may also cause sensitivity after whitening treatment. 

What if I Can’t Avoid These Foods and Beverages?

If you feel like certain items on the list of foods and beverages to avoid will be too difficult for you to live without, the next best thing is to clean your teeth immediately after consumption. At the very least, rinse your mouth out with water after eating or drinking. If possible, brush your teeth immediately after you eat or drink something that could stain your teeth. 

Additional Tips For Keeping Your Teeth White

In addition to mindful eating and drinking, there are other ways to prolong your teeth whitening results: 

Where Can I Get Teeth Whitening Treatment?

If you want a whiter smile, Queens Crown Dental provides teeth whitening treatment. We offer both in-office and take-home whitening treatments so you can choose which option you would prefer. Both treatments are effective and offer long lasting results. 

Call 808-526-2800 or contact us today to learn more and schedule an appointment.

Why Professional Teeth Whitening Is Worth It

Would you like to have a whiter smile? It's normal for teeth to become discolored over time, often developing a yellow tint that can make them look dull. If this has happened to your teeth, you may wonder what’s the best way to whiten them. 

There are a wide variety of whitening products available in stores and online that promise to give you a whiter smile. There are also professional teeth whitening treatments your dentist can provide. When comparing the two, you’ll notice that professional teeth whitening costs more. But it is worth the cost for many reasons. 

Benefits of Professional Teeth Whitening 

There are many benefits of professional teeth whitening treatment: 

Types of Professional Teeth Whitening Treatment

Professional teeth whitening treatment comes in two forms:

Choosing between these two options ultimately depends on your personal preference. If you want a quick one time treatment, in-office whitening would be better for you. If you would rather whiten your teeth from the comfort of your home, at-home whitening would be the better choice. 

Queens Crown Dental Provides Whitening Treatment 

We provide both in-office and at-home whitening treatment for your convenience. Whether you would prefer to have your teeth professionally whitened by your dentist or on your own, professional treatments are still more effective than anything you can purchase over the counter or online. Before attempting any teeth whitening treatment, it is best to have the health of your teeth evaluated by your dentist to ensure that teeth whitening is safe for you. 
To learn more, call 808-526-2800 or contact us today to schedule an appointment.